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Mount Si records two holes-in-one

And the hits just keep on coming at Mount Si Golf Course. On

Monday, Oct. 18, Sharon Drummey of Kirkland recorded a

hole-in-one. Drummey made her ace on the 132-yard hole number four, using a

seven- iron.

Five days later Dick Mozone of Kirkland also recorded a

hole-in-one, and also on the fourth hole. Mozone used an eight-iron to record his feat.

Boys AAU basketball

to hold tryouts

Tryouts for this year's Boys AAU basketball teams, which will

compete in the Cascade Travel League, are taking place. There will be one team

each for 6th, 7th, and 8th grades.

The tryout dates and times are:

• 6th grade: Thursday, Nov 4, 6 to 7:30 p.m.

• 8th grade: Thursday, Nov. 4, 7:30 to 9 p.m.

The tryouts will take place at the Carnation Elementary School

gym. The group does not have a 7th grade coach yet and will announce 7th

grade tryouts at a later date.

For more information, call Todd Coe at (425) 333-6346 days.

LaPonte places again

North Bend resident and Snoqualmie Elementary

fourth-grader Drake DaPonte ran another great

cross country race on Saturday, Oct. 30, at Woodland Park.

LaPonte covered the 3,000-meter (two-mile) course in 12:07,

putting him in second place in the 9/10 boys division to Amin Tufa of the Rain

City Flyers. LaPonte and Tufa have developed a friendly rivalry, as they

have traded the one-two spot throughout the season.

LaPonte's next cross-country meet will be the PNW Track and

Field Association's Championship Meet at Woodland Park on Saturday, Nov. 13.

Foundation looks for teen, adult volleyball players for trip to Europe

The Sports for Youth Foundation Inc. is currently accepting

applications from boys and girls ages 15 to 18 who are accomplished volleyball

players and who wish to represent the U.S. in the 2000 Goodwill

Ambassadors World Tour.

The year 2000 marks the 18th year that Goodwill Ambassadors has

conducted world tours for junior volleyball players. This year's tour will

visit London, Paris, Geneva, Venice and Rome and will serve as both a

cultural and athletic enrichment program. Interested players should register

no later than Dec. 31.

The Foundation is also accepting applications for the "Adult

Euro-Volley-Bash" volleyball tour to Europe. Established for adults age 21 or

over, the tour is for accomplished volleyball players who want to

sight-see, play volleyball and meet new people.

Over a two-week period in June 2000, you could be playing

volleyball in London, Paris, Venice and Rome. The deadline for applications is

Feb. 20, 2000, or when 20 players _ 10 women and 10 men _ have been

accepted for this year's tour.

For more information on either program, contact the Sports for

Youth Foundation at, write the

organization at 1950 130th Ave. N.E., Bellevue, WA, 98005, or visit the

Web site at

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